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Congratulations to Col. Shane Reeves & Col. Winston Williams on their respective new appointments as Dean of the U.S. Military Academy and Head of the Law Department at West Point

Professor Sean Watts has made the following information available to the members of the LACMO Network. I am happy to pass this news on to all our members and join him in extending our congratulations to both Col. Reeves and Col. Williams: I am extraordinarily pleased to share the news […]

Stockton Center Event – Panel on the Black Sea Maritime Dispute The Stockton Center for International Law, U.S. Naval War College, invites you to join us for a Stockton Center Series event discussing the ongoing maritime dispute between Ukraine and Russia. The event will take place via Zoom on 10 […]

Terry Gill enters Order of Oranje Nassau

Terry Gill, UvA professor of military law and until 1 July 2019 also professor of military law at the Netherlands Defence Academy (NLDA) was awarded the royal decoration of “Officer of the Order of Orange Nassau” on the occasion of his farewell lecture from the NLDA on 19 September in […]

Fighting a War without using Violence

On Thursday, 24 October 2019, ACIL / LACMO PhD researcher Bart van den Bosch will defend his PhD thesis entitled ‘Fighting a War without using Violence: A study of the rules of International Humanitarian Law regulating military cyber operations below the threshold of attack’. Abstract In International Humanitarian Law (IHL), […]

Proportionality in International Humanitarian Law

On Wednesday, 2 October 2019 ACIL / LACMO PhD Researcher Jeroen van den Boogaard will defend his PhD thesis entitled ‘Proportionality in International Humanitarian Law – Principle, Rule and Practice.’ Abstract In his PhD thesis Jeroen van den Boogaard examines the principle of proportionality as it applies in international humanitarian […]